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Valerie Harper's Fans, Friends & Colleague Send Support, Prayers

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After Valerie Harper revealed she had been diagnosed with terminal brain cancer on Wednesday, her fans, friends and colleagues shared an outpouring of prayers and love for the star.

Harper, 73, has leptomeningeal carcinomatosis, a rare condition that occurs when cancer cells spread into the fluid-filled membrane surrounding the brain. Her doctors say she has as little as three months left to live.

The overwhelming support solidifies Harper’s role as a television icon. Here’s what you had to say:

// the story “Valerie Harper: Celebs and Readers Tweet Their Support” on Storify