I read you completely. Took 5 minutes thinking about it and trying to be in your shoes, and yet.. I cannot agree. As others said: I really respect your way of viewing things and, Man, honestly: If it works for you, then Congrats! There is more than a single way of achieving things in programming.
But what works for me is to have feature branches and merge: A wild conflict appears and we resolve it. We check that the resolution works (QA again) and Done!
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