Interesting little social experiment, I think. Just a *tiny* bit crazy, perhaps, but then again, the best social experiments do tend to be, don’t they? One has to step outside the bounds of “normality” a bit and break the “bubble” — and you’re SO right about the “bubbles” and comfort zones we all live in.
I’m glad you didn’t get arrested or abducted or turned into road-pizza. Keep writing. My mother (Happy Dobbs) sent me a link to this piece. I actually stayed and read it when other things were vying for my attention. That should tell you something.