Great question, and you’re very smart to ask me, because before I became an author, I worked for many years as a professional dentist.
Is an example of a lie.
But I have had many cavities and root canals, all of which are due to poor oral hygiene when I was younger, so: When dentists tell you…
And some how, John Green turns a strange question about dental care into an apt explanation on how to tackle small, anxiety-ridden tasks. This alone might prove his brilliance/innate ability.