SIR Elton John has spoken of his joy at witnessing British comedian Matt Lucas enter into a civil partnership with his lover KEVIN MCGEE on Sunday (17DEC06). CROCODILE ROCK star John and his partner David Furnish attended LITTLE BRITAIN funnyman Lucas and MCGee's civil ceremony in London. And John, who celebrates his first anniversary with Furnish on Thursday (21DEC06), believes the couple has what it takes to last. He told London radio station Heart FM, "I think they're as happy as we were when we did it. They've been together for a long time and they looked like they were having the time of their lives."