It happens. I have a Brown that was stuck for a week that finally finished. I'm a little puzzled by the recipe steeping flaked wheat. All this will do is put unconverted starch into the batch.
Remember one unassailable statistic, as explained by the late, great George Carlin: "Just think of how stupid the average person is, and then realize half of them are even stupider!"
"I would like to die on Mars, just not on impact." Elon Musk