It's difficult for me to offer an opinion on this because I really don't know the situation between you two, and it must be an incredibly hard decision to make. I would say, however, that if you love this woman and she loves you, and you feel that marriage would be the right path to take economically/ psychologically etc. then go for it! If it were me, I would
Just the words of a 17 year old who knows nothing on the subject
I wish I could vote, but I can't. Marriage is something that shouldn't be judged by others. That is between you, and your loved one. You're the only one that knows whether or not you are ready for that committment. It is indeed a life altering event. I wish you the best of luck with that decision.