To me, a stranger is just a person that I have not yet met.  I am not saying that every person I meet will become a friend, or even be friendly.

What I am saying that the majority of the people I meet on an average day will get a greeting from me.  That is the only thing that I really control.

so here goes

Hello, how are you today!

So what is your answer,  how about a comment or a text from you with a reply?