as the wind blows

as the wind blows

As dictated by or according to fortune, circumstance, or the natural outcome of events. We'll just have to adapt and change as the wind blows, taking what life gives us as it comes.
See also: blow, wind
References in classic literature ?
Thus the unhappy traveller was again forsaken and forlorn; but she took heart and said, 'As far as the wind blows, and so long as the cock crows, I will journey on, till I find him once again.