A stunning analogy by Florence King.
Image of motorcycle hearse from www.flickr.com/photos/lwr/3393040009/in/photostream/ by Leo Reynolds. History of the vehicle is explained under the original photo.
Quotation sourced via Hoagie's: www.hoagiesgifted.org/gifted_quotes.htm Showing up at school already able to read is like showing up at the undertaker's already embalmed; people start worrying about being put out of their jobs. – Florence King