The clip appears to confirm that Spacey’s character will be dead when the new season returns, although this of course could be one big misdirection.
A bunch of white flowers has been placed atop the grave, with the dates of Frank’s brith and death – 1959-2017 – engraved below.
The words, “46th President of the United States of America” are also written on the tombstone, but judging by Claire’s cutting remark about being buried in the “backyard”, Underwood’s legacy does not appear to be a proud one.
Claire’s quote also almost exactly mirrors the words delivered by Frank Underwood in front of his father’s grave all the way back in season three. In that memorable scene, Frank subsequently urinated on his father’s grave.