Just because it is not physical, it does not mean it is not abuse. Verbal and Psychological abuses are real things; their effect is perhaps more damaging on the mind of the abused than the open wounds that can be seen in physical abuse
A comment thread on the internet was talking about whether anybody actually went through with any of those “marriage pacts” that we joke about so often.
As it turns out, there was someone who did have an experience with a marriage pact. And it was a heartbreaking one: