Comfort me with chocolate

I don’t normally eat out of stress, but I’m so frustrated over this election I just gave up all semblance of self-control today. I didn’t finish my reading for class, I haven’t gone to bed yet, I’ve been eating chocolate all day. When I got home from class and saw the tallies I was so full of restless energy I had to bake chocolate chip walnut cookies. Now it’s past one a.m. and here I am still staring at, the plate of cookies next to me:

Election Day chocolate chip walnut cookies