Ambiguity is a part of life. Ambiguity is highly inconvenient.
We throw around a lot of do’s and don’ts around this part of the internet. But be warned! There’s always the danger of taking these things out of context.
If you’ve heard two conflicting pieces of advice (“Absence makes the heart grow fonder” -> “Out of sight, out of mind”), be careful following *either* of them until you understand how the other one is true as well.