Their way of abusing and tormenting you will be more understated and subtle, and most of the time, you might not even realize that you’re being abused.
Physical abuse is something obvious. There’s concrete evidence that there is an issue and the relationship is an unhealthy one. But emotional abuse takes on a different form. It isn’t so obvious and when you’ve endured a relationship like this for a long enough period of time you don’t even realize.