Akara had been stupidly lost in thought as they trudged through this new land. She hadn't been paying any attention to their backtrail, or it's likely this ambush would've gone the other way. The beasts were still out of range of most of her spells, but perhaps she did have an option to assist her company out with.
with a few choice curse words thrown into the incantation for effect, an explosion of gold covers the two beasts hellbent on approaching them.
sla's for the day:
cast Glitterdust 1/3, lasts 5 rounds, outlines invisible creatures, -40 to hide checks, Will Save DC 17 or blinded for duration
and then move 30 feet higher in the air