Often people do stop and pose, but I tell them to get on with whatever they were doing (I try to avoid saying act natural, surely an oxymoron) but after a while people do just ignore you. Just across the bridge (I think it's called Fronds Bridge, but I'm not sure) are a few fields which usually have some sheep in them. This page or asset will therefore instantly load when the user makes the request via a designated link.
Didin't like the look of the cabbages at the local market, so grabbed a bag of coleslaw mix (just shredded cabbage and carrots) that did look OK. It was a powerful experience that left me feeling I had travelled back in time, both so far as the city and her family were concerned. The work suits me: I have had some serious episodes of depression earlier in my life, and all the physical work and social contact I do now keeps me sane.