Relationship Advice: My Girlfriend Wants to Practice Celibacy?

So I am a 19 year old college student. I have been dating my girlfriend, who i met at the school,for about 6 months and I really can say that though we have had our ups and downs I really love her. Not to mention through the many temptations that I've been met with on such a large campus, I can say I've... show more So I am a 19 year old college student. I have been dating my girlfriend, who i met at the school,for about 6 months and I really can say that though we have had our ups and downs I really love her. Not to mention through the many temptations that I've been met with on such a large campus, I can say I've made it through. As you know it's the summertime and with us, it more like hell and a time away because we don't live anywhere near each other and so there's a lot of time to think as well an opportunity to show how strong our relationship can be away from each other with our separate temptations at home. Well it seems the summer has given her a lot of time to think. Recently, she said that she had been thinking a lot and wanted to practice celibacy. Now mind you that throughout our relationship we have been sexually active, actually even before we decided to get together. I know that many times it is important to remember that sex isn't always important and shouldn't be the main reason for being together and it isn't. But after mediating, I just don't think celibacy is something I'm ready for right now. Further, the decision to practice celibacy is serious and it should be know that if you can't make the decision for someone else or make it work if you aren't whole heartedly committed to it. What I'm not sure I am. I've asked her reasons and she said while it is enjoyable, she views sex as a temporary and finds herself feeling bad about herself. Moreover, I asked if minimize it would help and she said that she would only feel right to cut it off as a whole. I look her and feel in my heart that I love the girl and see her for the many other things she provides and her ride or die commitment and unconditional love and loyalty to me. And don't want not being able to commit to celibacy as a reason even though I feel it could affect us in some way. What I guess I'm asking what do you think I should do or please give me advice or maybe things I should think about?
Update: In addition, while she gave me her reasons for why it isn't a good thing, i guess though it is good to me for most people its hard to build a strong list of full of solid points on why we shouldn't abstain from it. Also I guess for the people who think its kind of weird that it happened while away from... show more In addition, while she gave me her reasons for why it isn't a good thing, i guess though it is good to me for most people its hard to build a strong list of full of solid points on why we shouldn't abstain from it.

Also I guess for the people who think its kind of weird that it happened while away from each other. Many times its hard for ppl to make realistic goals without being in the situations. Because honestly i'm not the only one who encourages or starts sex. So with that in mind, i explained that you know hile away you may make a decision like that but when together and you aren't able to resist each others precise, would she be able to holdfast. She says she can but once again this is away from the situation. Let me know what you think? And I appreciate everyones advice
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