PEOPLE's Johnny Dodd and Valerie Harper
03/06/2013 at 01:55 PM EST
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: