This is better than a death match.
Other good things about meeting midway? It's faster than going through the trouble of figuring out a solution that everyone loves.
Gnarly part of the compromise: It's not really win/win, you're both sort of lose/lose.
Neither of you will be full-on committed either, because that's the definition of compromise.
Take a look at this dude's reddit thread asking if his fiance who called a $10k engagement ring a 'compromise' is a red flag. What do you think?