If you are unattached (or attached) and you happen to run into an ex-partner who really wasn't a good match before you allow your emotions to squeeze all common sense from your brain, take a minute to meditate on the message the universe might be sending.
Living in a universe that quite literally pulls everything toward you that you vibrate with, being in a constant state of unhappiness will only attract more of that to you.
The “eight winds” are eight influences that agitate and inflame the human heart and mind. They consist of four favorable circumstances (prosperity, honor, praise, and pleasure) and four setbacks (decline, disgrace, censure, and suffering). Their contents are roughly as follows: