Threaten to leave you and prevent you from seeing your kids if you report the abuse.
Men and women have fundamentally different personalities and orientations toward relationships.
The convention is that men are supposed to be ready for sex and they have to be extremely good at it.
Making you feel belittled for long-held beliefs.
So, even though it's easy to get caught up in a cycle of emotional abuse — sometimes even to the point where you accept your partner's actions as "normal" — you may still be able to spot its side effects.
The police have an obligation to protect you, just as they do for a female victim.