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Rabbi Moshe Feinstein actually cites this story in a responsum (CM 1:58) regarding joining a labor union. He says that a non-oath commitment made to a union is of very strong religious value; any "G-d fearing person", even if he's not "pious", should make good on his verbal commitments. If Rav Safra made good on his mental commitments, certainly we should ...
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