Torch went from healthy to dying in less than 2 hours?

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Here are some pictures:
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I have no idea what happened. I looked at the tank a few hours ago and the coral looked very happy.
Checking params now. Any help appreciated! Thanks!
 
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NH3/NO2=0, NO3 ~0.2, pH 8.3, Temp 79 F, Salinity 1.025, KH 8.2, Calcium 430, Phosphate 0.02

Something interesting has happened as well.. it looks like the torch ejected a tentacle or other long stringy piece from in or near its mouth and it is now looking happier.
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Also interesting, the things I assumed were pods are coming around it. Perhaps they're a pest? Has anyone else seen any such behaviour from their torch?
 
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I would say that reminds me of a famous line from Forest Gump. For those who have seen it, you know what I am talking about, LOL!!! ;Hilarious

Definitely looks like a number 2.
 

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Begs the question can fish smell? If so Does fish poop stink more than coral poop?
 
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Hahaha wow, I feel as relieved as the coral probably does! ;Facepalm

Looks like a full recovery:
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Thanks everyone!
 
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